Import/export by sea
Freight with heavy/large load or longer lead time for delivery is suited to be transported by sea. We have a strong track record of arranging both conventional vessels and RO-RO boats, as well as delivering to ports all around the world. You can also speak to us about securing space in ships and schedule adjustment. We are always ready to arrange both FCL (Full Container Load) and LCL (Less than Container Load).
Import/export by air
Freight with a short lead time for delivery or a high invoice value is suited to transported by air. Not only booking space, we offer other supports such as pick up, inspection/measurement, scaling or export/import customs clearance. We provide you a smooth support until the goods are delivered to a receiver at a requested destination.
We collect every detail from our customers on their transportation requirements and efficiently transport their goods, combining the best means of transportation, including sea, air, railway, and truck. We can help to reduce costs as well as shortening a lead time.
We are honored to support your new life in abroad with high-quality relacation services. feel free to contact us for 1 pax to family members relacation and we will be responsible for your precious cargo from picking up to deliverying to your new residence.
Transportation with special hanldings
AASC specializes in freight for which advanced levels of transportation know-how and experience are required, such as large-scale freight, precision machinery, or danagerous items. We have a strong track record so you can entrust your goods to us with a complete trust.
Transportation for triangle trading
We are able to handle complex trade flows and distribution, such as trade via a third country. With distribution infrastructure in regions throughout the world,we provide consistent support through local legal entities and local agencies. AASC provide a Japanese language support conduit with the customer.
Trucks, drayage, and packing arrangements
We accept requests for trucks, drayage and packing arrangement itself only, both in Japan and overseas. Please feel free to direct any inquiry you have regarding distribution to us.
Feel free to consult with us.
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Please discuss with us any contents not described in the service list.
We will explain carefully to any customers whether they are with well-experiences of global business or even with none.
Frequently Asked Questions - Logistics
Arrangement of distribution and commercial flow in triangle trading
Transportation formats based on quantity
We propose the optimal method based on your cago volume.
In case the FCL (container) is not full, we are able to combine small lots of cargo from multiple operators (buyer consolidation) into one container.
There are cases when transport by air can be cheaper than by ship. Please feel free to contact us for further details.
Arranging transport methods and schedules in accordance with the delivery due date
You can outsource a management of shipping schedule and production schedule to AASC.
As we can secure the transport network in advance by counting a delivery due date backwards, you will have no worries of vessel or aircraft with no space.
We even negotiate the schedule with shipping companies as per customers’ requests.
Arrangement of transport methods based on cargo traits
Using our rich experience of handling cargo as well as our fine-tuned cooperation with overseas agent, such as securing special packaging for high-precision equipment and dangerous items, securing underdecks when loading containers into ships, and arranging special trailers abroad as well as conventional transport, we can propose transport plans in line with a diverse range of cargo traits.